A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 143 km NE of Palue, Indonesia (89 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 247.05 km (154 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:30:08 / 7:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.6403 East, latitude -7.568 South, depth = 247.05 km. Global time and date of event 25/09/16 / 2016-09-25 23:30:08 / September 25, 2016 @ 11:30 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006v6s. Id of event: us10006v6s.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 143 km NE of Palue, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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